North Head Sanctuary Foundation
is working with Government agencies
towards the establishment of
Car-rang-gel Sanctuary
on North Head
at the gateway of Sydney Harbour
- a flagship for Australia's
environmental resolve
and a celebration of
our natural and cultural heritage.
Car-rang-gel Sanctuary on North Head, Sydney
Mission
Activities
Aboriginal Heritage
Biodiversity
Built
Heritage
Newsletters
History
Progress
Membership

Newsletters:

Tawyny Frogmouth
Tawny Frogmouth
July 2017
Annual General Meeting - September 16 - 2pm in Building 20
Speaker Jennifer Anson - Topic Re-introductions on North Head;
Education Room; Finding a Tawny Frogmouth; Native Plant Nursery;
Third Cemetery - in pursuit of the missing headstones
Pygmy possum
Pygmy Possum
June 2017
General Meeting - 2pm June 10th in Building 20 - guest speaker, Helen Vickers; Nursery people work on the Oval; Walk and Talk - Sunday June 18; Eastern Pygmy Possums back on North Head; Strangled! - the demise of a seedling Eucalyptus camfieldii; Third Cemetery - deaths from smallpox in 1913.
Austracantha minax
Austracantha minax spider
May 2017
Datura stramonium - nasty weed; Austracantha minax - a spider; Third Cemetery - Margaret Whitehead; John Baptist Adonis’ grave marker is now upright

snake
Yellow-faced whip snake
April 2017
Cats and dogs - threats on North Head; Yellow-faced whip snake; Third Cemetery - more about Jean Baptiste Adonis; Stone masons at work repairing grave stones.
New bush regen site
New bush regeneration site
March 2017
March 1 Meeting 7pm in Building 20 - several walking and bush related videos; New bush regeration site; North Fort Road; The other obelisk; Missing headstone found!

Bushwalk
Guided walk
January/February 2017
Next meeting March 1 at 7pm will feature local residents; bushwalks led by NHSF for various groups; Native Plant Nursery progress; Rainfall monitoring on North Head; Third Cemetery - consumption claimed 2 lives in 1919; Making crystals an unusual way.
Tawny Frogmouth
Tawny Frogmouth
December 2016
Education Room; New Brochure; Return of the Tawny Frogmouths; Native Plant Nursery;  Piece be with you; Third Cemetery - bubonic plague
Walk for women
Walk for women
November 2016
Ocean Care Day; Spring Wildflower walks report; Sydney International Walk for Women; Nursery Group; Whisky Grass; Third Cemetery - suicide of Peter Chervin; NO DOGS on North Head
Rockfall
Rockfall Aug 2016
October 2016
Annual General Meeting - 2pm on 8th October - in Building 20; Rock fall on North Head; Water on North Head
Repairs
Repairing nursery
September 2016

Annual General Meeting - 2pm on 8th October - in Building 20; Nursery - break in and repairs; Boronia ledifolia; Spring Wildflower Walks; Manly Environment Centre celebrates 25yrs - Sept 25 1pm-4pm; Third Cemetery - another plague victim; High Rise buildings for North Head proposed in 1956; Venemous spiders - part 4

Red Back Spider
Red Back Spider
August 2016
First Cemetery; Barbarian of the bush - Tea-tree; Third Cemetery - Pte Walter McCroanan; Venemous spiders - part 3
Bird of Paradise Fly Tick
Bird of Paradise fly and a Tick
July 2016
Guringai Festival Walk; Venomous spiders - part 2; Bird of Paradise Fly, Ticks, Congratulations to Manly Environment Committee for 25 years service; Third Cemetery - Bubonic Plague

Miniature Range building
has been replaced
June 2016
Guringai Festival Walk; Frank Langham Burdett – his mark; Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub recommended to be listed as critically endangered; Second Cemetery; Third Cemetery - John Lindsay Christie; Miniature Range building; Venomous spiders - Part 1

Julie Nettleton
May 2016
Next meeting - May 11 at 7pm - speaker, Peter Macinnis; Native Plant nursery invitation for people to join in; Odours at North Head; Little wattlebird; Gold Medal for botanical art for Julie Nettleton; Survey mark at Collins Flat; Thistle Saga Part 4 and other weeds; Third Cemetery - The Preussen - Part 4

Golden Orb Spider
April 2016
General Meeting May 11at 7pm - speaker Peter Mcinnis; Golden Orb Spider; Clean Up at North Head; Protection of North Head's native fauna; Scotch Thistle - part 3; Third Cemetery - Smallpox from The Preussen

William Mills' headstone
March 2016
Clean Up North Head on March 6; Rain Gauge; Thistle Saga - part 2; Third Cemetery - Smallpox - William Mills and others in January 1887

Mystery radar

February 2016
General Meeting February 6; Native Plant Nursery volunteers working on the Oval; Congratulations to July Reizes - 25yrs service; Caustis flexuaosa; Clean Up Australia Day on March 6; Mystery posed Nov 2010 now solved; The Thistle Saga; Third Cemetery - Ferdinand Mercker - small pox


Boxing Day Yacht Race
January 2016
Boxing Day at North Head; My North Head by Alan Ventress; Christmas Bells on North Head; Native Plant Nursery; Third Cemetery - Alfred Eric Brown; Answer to mystery plant photo

Sand on North Head
December 2015
Ocean Care Day on Dec 6; Planting on the Oval; Cryptostylis subulata; Magpie death; Soil changes on North Head over time; 1899 bushfire on North Head; measles and scarlet fever at the Quarantine Station in 1913; Mystery photo from North Head.

Surveying regeneration
November 2015
Invitation to tour Waste Management Plant on Nov 14; Ocean Care Day on Dec 6: North Head Sanctuary Foundation Nursery; Report on Spring Wildflower walks; Plover Chicks are thriving near Bella Vista Café; Cockroaches; Survey of after effects of measures taken to reduce impact of rabbits after fire in Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub areas.

Dr Jennifer Anson
October 2015
Spring Wildflower walks; Planting on the oval to provide cover for bandicoots; Then and Now - planting in Feb 2013 compared with the same bank in September 2015; Round the Twist - part 4; Second phase of introductions of Native bushrats to North Head by Dr Jennifer Anson of The Australian Wildlife Conservancy;
Caesia parviflora

Costa Georgiadis visit
September 2015
AGM September 12 at 2pm; Spring Walks; Q Station Community Day; Nursery needs wire coat hangers; Gardening Australia's Costa Georgiadis visit - to be screened on Sept 19 on ABC at 6:30pm: Patersonia glabrata; Twining and twisting - flora and fauna; Third Cemetery - Ah Yet from the Chinese Liner, Taiyuan.

Antechinus stuartii

August 2015
Spring Walks; The Missing Antechinus holotype; Reporting wildlife deaths; Spiral Shell project; Third Cemetery - 3 Cornelius children

Snails
Snail shells

July 2015
Next Meeting July 29 Staff of Waste Water Treatment Plant will talk about odour;
The "John Barry" and the mystery of when the Obelisk was built; Spirals in nature; Third Cemetery - measles from on board the "Energia".

Visitor Centre opening
Opening visitor centre
June 2015
Whale Watching presentation; Publication of Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub research papers; Opening of SHFT visitor centre at North Fort; Third Cemetery - Java Fever; When was the Obelisk built?; Hibbertia fasciculata; Forgotten engravings on North Head.
Termite
Termite (white ant)
May 2015
Whale Watching talk on May 20; The Usefulness of White Ants (termites); Aerial photographs - then and now; Gleichenia microphylla; Third Cemetery - “The Duchess of Argyle”;
Jumping Spider
Jumping Spider
April 2015
Meeting May 20 - speaker David Jenkins, whale spotter; North Head plant labels; new plantings; congratulations to award recipients; Bandicoot update; Clean Up Australia; Spider webs; Pittosporum revolutum; Third Cemetery - James McNair, Alice and Adelaide Forshaw
Coach
WW1 gun being restored
February/March 2015
Jim Frecklington talks about restoration of WW1 gun; Native Plant Nursery; Revegetation after fire; Third Cemetery - James Ernest Derrington;
Xyris gracilis
Bandicoot
Bandicoot
January 2015
Native Plant Nursery; Education Room; Angophora hispida; Ocean Care Day; North Head Long Nosed Bandicoots; Third Cemetery - Vincent Heaton; Sandstone obelisks
Sand
Ant diggings
December 2014
Ocean Care Day; In memory of Sue; Bleached and unbleached sand on North Head; Melaleuca armillaris; New Signage; Plover update; Thank you Katie; Third Cemetery - Samain; Quarantine Station 1921
Walk
Spring Walk
November 2014
Next General Meeting Nov 26 at 7pm; Nature Walks for children; Spring Wildflowers; Gonocarpus micranthus; About Ants; Preparing for more study of effects of fire on natural bushland; Third Cemetery - Edward James Fury.
revegetation
Revegetation at North Fort
October 2014
Next General Meeting - Art of North Head; Prickles and Spikes; Spring - baby birds; Comesperma ericinum; revegetation progress at North Fort near the toilet block; Third Cemetery - Hector Spence
Whale
Whale

September 2014
Spring Wildflower Walks on North Head; Manly Hospital site survey; Nursery news; North Head (whale watching) by David Jenkins; Heliochrysum elatum; Family Fun Day at Q Station; Are you a Muggle?; Committee elected at AGM; Third Cemetery - Cecil Pepper

Flying ants
Flying ants
August 2014
Notice of Annual General Meeting; Facilities in Bandicoot Heaven; Petrophile sessilis; Bush Rat reintroduction; Native Plant Nursery; Flying Ants; Third Cemetery - Sidney Pepper; Stoney Range Botanic Gardens Spring Festival
Coach
The coach
July 2014
Notice of AGM; Astroloma pinifolium; Congratulations Jim - the coach now in England; Tawny frogmouths; Walking in the rain; Third Cemetery - smallpox 1892, influenza in 1919
Battery
Battery
June 2014
Walk and talk on North Head; Military battery and the hanging swamp; Acetosa sagittata or Turkey rhubarb; Third Cemetery - burial of 13 soldiers and 2 nurses; Colonial hospital
Centipede
Centipede
May 2014
General Meeting; Children's activities; Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo; Centipedes and Millipedes; Phallus indusiatus; Third Cemetery - Pneumonic Plague
Katie
Katie at the stall
April 2014
Katie and Kathy represent NHSF at Farmhouse Montessori School; walks for children, Clean up Australia event on North Head; Congratulations to Eco Award winners; Fauna surveys. Plant Nursery news; Black rat; Hibbertia empetrifolia; Spider shots; Third Cemetery - Albert Blake, aged 38
Planting
Planting the bank

March 2014
ESBS talk; walks for children; Planting in the bank by Seargeants' Mess; My North Head - Katie Meyer; What's underground at North Head by Geoff Lambert; Back in Time -by Steve Johnson; Goodenia stelligera

Nursery group
Tuesday Nursery Group
January/February 2014
General Meeting; Welcome to new AWC
researcher; The Sue Halmagyi Endangered Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub regeneration trial; Native Plant Nursery; Amperea xiphoclada; Ant lions rule; Third Cemetery - Annie Egan
Building collapse
Building 229 collapsed
December 2013
Storm damage to Building 229: The Igloo for North Head Sanctuary Foundation Nursery: comparison of 2010 and 2013 opposite Bandicoot Heaven; Stylidium lineare:Third Cemetery - Alice or Agnes Blendell?: the wreck of the ketch, Emma Matilda
Julie
Julie Nettleton
November 2013
NHSF general meeting; Ocean Care Day;Three new walking tracks; Julie Nettleton wins international recognition; Vale Michael Rolfe; Rulingia hermanifolia;Leaves; Spring Wildflower Walks
Research studies following fire on North Head
Nursery
Additions to Nursery
October 2013
Spring walks; Additions to the Nursery: Burchardia umbellata; Navy Fleet Review; Odour investigation at North Head; Smallpox in Manly in 1888 and Dr Watkins fined for negligence
Drosera
Sundew
September 2013
Spring wildflower walks; AGM report; Nursery igloo up and running; International Fleet review; Caladenia carnea; Odours on North Head; Sundew; Third Cemetery - the Antillian.
Railways
Railways on North Head
August 2013
Annual General Meeting; Nursery watering system; ESBS revegetation trial: QS Open Day; Parsonsia straminea; Springs on North Head; Railways on North Head; Stony Range Open Day
Volunteers
Sue with volunteers
July 2013
Tribute to Sue Halmagyi - celebrating her contributions to North Head over the last few years.
The photo is of Robyn, Sue, Toni and Janet who were planting out seedlings in the Nursery at the time the photo was taken. Even two weeks before Sue passed away, she was tackling a new project - see photo to the right.
Wall
Wall now open
June 2013
Thank you; The effects of fire; AWC missing from North Head; Back in Time; New Walk now that the wall is now open; Native Plant Nursery Igloo is now functional; Third Cemetery - bubonic plague; Scizaea dichotoma
Wall to be opened
Wall soon to be opened
May 2013
Next General Meeting - May 18 Orchids; Aboriginal Heritage Walk - Jun 22; Climate Watch Walk - Jun 2; Echidna watch; New walk soon to Fairfax Lookout; Xanthosia pilosa; Breakout from Quarantine; Third Cemetery - Thomas Robinson
Toni
Toni and Sue
April 2013
Four year celebration; Sue Halmagyi gets an award - well done, Sue!; record of plantings - numbers and areas planted; Glycine microphylla; Clean up Australia Day - a sterling effort; Mary Johnsen nominated for an award for 15yrs service at North Head; Education Centre needs helpers; Climate Watch walk

Cunningham;s skink
March 2013
Clean Up Australia; Welcome swallows; Climate Watch Walk; Cunningham's Skink; bug eats spider; Scott Pentland - military heritage talk; Third Cemetery - Ebenezer John Wakeham; Weed - Scotch Thistle

Bandicoot Heaven
February 2013
Native Plant Nursery; Bandicoot Heaven - volunteering; North Head - Michael Rolfe; Third Cemetery - Edmund Thurlow; Old Hoard of Sovereigns; Regrowth after fire; Xanthorrhoea flowering

Cemetery - Mrs de Sturler
January 2013
Nursery news; Tribute to Peter Caldwell; Echidna survey; Third Cemetery - Madam de Sturler; Leptospermum juniperinum; Ocean Care Day; Xanthorrhoea regrowth after fire

10 year celebration
December 2012
10 year celebration of North Head Sanctuary Foundation; Ocean Care Day; My North Head by Janet Fish; Third Cemetery - World War I returnees; Billardia scandens


Spring walk

November 2012
10yr celebration; Splendour of Spring; planting on the oval; Aunty Fran talk available online; North Fort Memorial dedication; Ocean Care Day; Blue Fish burn revelation; Calochilus; Third Cemetery - Chinese burial; echidna


Controlled burn

October 2012
Hazard reduction burns; whale watching; Hibbertia diffusa; Third Cemetery - Francis Jackson; research taking place after the burns


Duck family
on hanging swamp

September 2012
Spring walks; Leucopogon ericoides;  duck family on hanging swamp; The Bad Old Days; New commitee; Third Cemetery - John O'Neill; 1898 construction of sewer pipes and pathway from Manly to Shelly Beach.


James Miller Wilson

August 2012
AGM - speaker Fran Bodkin; Spring bushwalks; Patersonia sericea; a day in the life of a volunteer; Third Cemetery - James Miller Wilson, aged 7; volunteer to help with bandicoots; History 1933-5 - North Head designated as a wildflower garden but then needed for defence


Nursery group farewell

July 2012
AGM 7pm Aug 14; Memberships due; Spring Wildflower Walks; North Head Sanctuary Champions; Childcare Centre; Acacia myrtifolia; Climate Watch Walks; Third Cemetery - Joseph Franklin Jun; Farewell Sue


Bubonic plague victim

June 2012
Funding for new research project; Author talk at Manly Art Gallery; Acacia suaveolens; Farewell from one of our volunteers; Planting Day in June; Walls of North Head; Third Cemetery - William James Harden


Is it oil?

May 2012
Speaker - May 19 - Insects; bandicoot tracking; climate watch; 3rd Cemetery C.W.Smart; North Fort; Is it oil on the water?; Cassytha species


Echidna on North Head

April 2012
Weeding day 16th April; Café at North Fort to open 5th April; Eco awards for Mary Johnsen and Peter Nash; Climate Watch walks; Echidna; Fires on North Head in 1931; 3rd Cemetery - Richard W. Smith, Aseroe rubra.


Signpost near arch

March 2012
Signpost at Blue Fish Rd to North Head Sanctuary; Xanthorrhoea seedlings; Climate Watch Walk Mar 4; Planting Day Mar 11; Childcare Centre comments due; Fire in 1936; Third Cemetery - Alice Lawler; Themeda australis


Weeding the oval

January/February 2012
World Wetlands Day Walk Feb 2; Official opening of Bandicoot Heaven; Weeding Day Feb 5; Planting Day Feb 16 4:30pm followed by General Meeting Feb 16 7pm; Weeding on oval Nov 2011;Third Cemetery; Dampiera Stricta


Girl guides listening to Kathy Ridge

December 2011
Official opening of Bandicoot Heaven; Girl Guides visit North Head; Ocean Care Day; Hakea dactyloides
 


Cubs listening to Geoff Lambert

November 2011
"Orchids of North Head" in Education Room on November 12; New card designs; hundreds of cubs on North Head; Plantings; Ocean Care Day Dec 4; Walks; Third Cemetery - Thomas Dudley; Erythrorchis cassythoides


George Malakwen

October 2011
Congratulations - awards, new baby; Spring Wildflower Walks; Report from conference; Speakers included George Malakwen; Building 20 open; QS Open Day; Third Cemetery - suicide; "Bag It" film; Climate Watch Walk; Olearia tomentosa

Building 20 before refit
September 2011
President Judy Lambert steps down; International conference; Spring Wildflower Walks; Stony Range Fair; Refit of Building 20: Botanical artist chat; Lasiopetalum rufum; Fire on North Head; Farewell Nelika
 

Rain damage and flooding
Aug 2011
AGM 13 Aug 2pm Julie Nettleton will display her work; thank you volunteers from the past year; International Conference 8-11 Sep; Fire management by Aboriginal people;  Conospermum longifolium; Floods in Nursery and Education rooms; Third Cemetery - Edward James Edney.

Bandicoot foraging
July 2011
Bandicoots on North Head; AGM, Environmental Conference on North Head; Third Cemetery - J Maley; Botanical drawing exhibition; Education Centre about to move; planting a new area; Monotoca elliptica

Cane toad
June 2011
Third Cemetery - John Madden; D'harawal talk; ESL students; Acacia ulicifolia; Artillery School - "too good for soldiers"; dead cane toad found on North Head

William Menzies' grave

May 2011
NHSF general meeting: Third Cemetery - William Campbell Menzies; rabbits digging in bandicoot nesting area; bandicoot spotlighting; Inspection of Artillery School in 1937; Xanthorrhoea sp


Scenic Drive planting
April 2011
Bandicoots and Banksia Scrub;
Q-Station lectures; Walk and Talk by Peter McLaren; Third Cemetery - Nursing Sister Elizabeth McGregor; Sydney NP Plan of Management; Skeleton with typewriter; Planting along Scenic Drive; Platysace linearifolia; News article from 1935

Norfolk Pine
March 2011
Avenue of Honour loop - Norfolk Pine; Q-Station lecture series; Mystery rock shelter; Third Cemetery - 241 people buried there; Platysace lanceolata; progress with planting program; Notes from North Head Sanctuary Foundation planning meeting

Plants next to the gym
February 2011
Planning meeting;planting near the gym;Asparagus densiflorus; bandicoots on the brink; Avenue of Honour; former St Patrick's Seminary; Oplismenus aemulus; Third Cemetery - Edward Kelly

Avenue of Honour
January 2011
Planning meeting; planting; grant to study bandicoot habitats; Ocean Care Day; Summerama at North Head; Sydney Harbour National Park Plan of Management; Avenue of Honour; Hibbertia scandens; Third Cemetery - George Braunton

Navigation marker and Third Cemetry

December 2010
Walk led by Geoff Lambert; Thank you to volunteers; Coastal Connections activity; new planting area near Scenic Drive; Ocean Care Day; Indigenous Health talk at Q-Station; Navigation marker mystery; Thysanotus tuberosus; Third Cemetery - the story of James (Jack) Freeman


Radar on North Head
November 2010
Mystery Walk; Seasons Greetings cards; progress of planted area; North Head news; Radar on North Head; Calytrix tetragona; Q-Station lectures; Third Cemetery - the story of George Hammond

Grave of Annie Egan
October 2010
New cards available; more plantings; Climate Watch; thanks to those who helped with display for Australian Museum; Quarantine Station talks; Pistol range; 3rd Cemetery with story of Annie Egan; make comment on latest proposals for Quarantine Station

Third Cemetery
September 2010
Wildflower walks;Beauty of Biodiversity - art display; Quarantine Station; Year of Biodiversity at Museum; Hospital Picnic Grounds; Third Cemetery

Siân Waythe
August 2010
AGM speaker - Andy Donnelly, Science Partnerships Director
EarthWatch Institute; new card designs; North Head Sanctuary Management Plan; Sunday at the Sanctuary; Working Bee; Siân Waythe profile; 1873 shipwreck on North Head


Hanging Swamp
July 2010
Membership renewal time, AGM on 1st Sept, "Sunday at the Sanctuary" event 22nd Aug, more planting, new walk guides, weed threat, Mystery of the cliff ladders, Zieria laevigata

Jason Nicol

 

June 2010
Profile Jason Nicol, Mystery of the missing wall, Hakea gibbosa


Mystery gun
May 2010
Plantings to assist bandicoot research; orchids of North Head; more about the obelisk; Mystery of guns that never were

Stone Obelisk
April 2010
"Treasuring our Planet" exhibition, planting mulched area, Cabbage Tree Bay Management Plan and special day, awards for two members, Mystery of stone obelisk

Planting and mulching
March 2010
Geoff Bailey's news, planting report, Profile - Rachel Miller (NPWS ranger), Mystery on North Head - ruined infirmaries - by Geoff Lambert

Planting degraded area
January/February 2010
Geoff Bailey to speak at 24th Feb meeting, weeding day 7th Feb, Sydney Harbour NP Plan of Management due for comment, tawny frogmouth

Planting seedlings
December 2009
Ocean Care Day, Planting out seedlings, Draft Recovery Plan for Acacia terminalis ssp terminalis, tracking cats on North Head,
Profile - Peter Jensen

No mow area of bush regeneration
November 2009
Building second nursery bay, Floral diversity of North Head, natural bush regeneration in areas of no mowing, Christmas cards available, Dr Nelika Hughes will speak at Nov meeting.

Launch of Nursery

October 2009
Spring wildflower walks, launch of Nursery and Education Centre, work started on second nursery bay, Workshop on Weeds


Ivan, Katie and diorama
September 2009
Launch of Nursery and Education Centre, over 1000 plants in the nursery, Spring walks, Wildflower Workshop, Diorama in Education Centre created by Ivan and Katie.

New Holland Honeyeater
August 2009
Notice of AGM, New Holland Honeyeater is on North Head, Wildflower Workshop announced, construction of second bay of Nursery due to start soon, Quarantine Station Open Day, Whale Watching from North Head.

Seedling in Nursery

July 2009
Nursery and Education Centre are open 10-4pm each weekend day.
Wildflower cards and the book about Aboriginal seasons are for sale.
AGM will be in August when Tim will talk about birds on North Head.


Planting time
June 2009
First plants from nursery are in the ground. Aboriginal Seasons talk.
Goodbye Sally Hamilton.
North Head electrical upgrade.


Mural and Katie
May 2009
Katie painted a mural for the Education Centre.
Geoff Lambert will give History of North Head talk in June.
New signs to advertise the Centre.

Nursery with seedlings

April 2009
Seeds and cuttings are now growing in the Nursery.

Australian Wildlife Conservancy will be on site soon.
Nature of Manly exhibition.


Nursery construction

March 2009
Nursery Bay is built but benches are not yet installed. Several displays are up in the Education Room. Volunteers are needed to help with the Nursery and the Education Room.


Education Room fitout
January 2009
We have the keys! Several people helped with working bees to clean and paint the floor and install donated furniture. We have gaine a Coastcare Grant for the Nursery and Education program.

ESBS
November-December 2008
Thanks to Sydney Harbour Federation Trust for donating furniture; Ocean Care Day; Seed collection has begun for the Nursery operation.
Featured Flora from the newsletters:

May 2017
Datura stramonium
Datura stramonium: Seed pod and flower
May 2013

Xanthosia pilosa Photo: Jenny Wilson
November 2016
Whisky Grass
Whisky Grass Photo J. Wilson
September 2016
Boronia ledifolia
Boronia ledifolia Photo J. Wilson
March 2016 and April 2016

Scotch Thistle - Onopordum acanthium
Photo: Jenny Wilson
February 2016

Caustis flexuosa Photo: J. Wilson
January 2016

Blandfordia nobilis Photo: Jenny Wilson
December 2015

Cryptostylis subulata Photo J. Wilson
November 2015

Rulingia hermanifolia  Photo: Geoff Lambert
October 2015

Caesia parviflora Photo J. Wilson
September 2015

Patersonia glabrata Photo: Jenny Wilson
June 2015

Hibbertia fasciculata Photo: Jenny Wilson
May 2015

Gleichenia microphylla Photo: Jenny Wilson
April 2015

Pittosporum revolutum Photo: Jenny Wilson
Febuary/March 2015

Xyris gracilis Photo: J Wilson
January 2015

Angophora hispida  Photo: Jenny Wilson
December 2014

Melaleuca Armillaris  Photo: Jenny Wilson
November 2014

Gonocarpus micranthus  Photo: Jenny Wilson
October 2014

Comesperma ericinum Photo: Geoff Lambert
September 2014

Heliochrysum elatum Photo: Jenny WIlson
August 2014

Petrophile sessilis Photo: Jenny Wilson
July 2014

Astroloma pinifolium Photo: Jenny Wilson
June 2014

Acetosa sagittata (weed)
Photo J. Wilson
May 2014

Phallus indusiatus
Photo J. Wilson
April 2014

Hibbertia empetrifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
March 2014

Goodenia stelligera Photo: Jenny Wilson
January/February 2014

Amperea xiphoclada  Photo: J. Wilson
December 2013

Stylidium lineare  Photo: J. Wilson
November 2013

Rulingia hermanifolia  Photo: Geoff Lambert
October 2013

Burchardia umbellata Photo J. Wilson
September 2013

Caladenia carnea Photo J. Wilson
August 2013

Parsonsia straminea Photo J. Wilson
July 2013

Sue with new project June 2013 Photo J. Wilson
June 2013

Schizaea dichotoma Photo J. Wilson
May 2013

Xanthosia pilosa Photo: Jenny Wilson
April 2013

Glycine microphylla Photo: Jenny Wilson
March 2013 - Weed found on North Head

Scotch Thistle - Onopordum acanthium Photo: Jenny Wilson
February 2013

Xanthorrhoea in flower Photo: J Wilson
January 2013

Leptospermum juniperinum Photo: J Wilson
December 2012

Billardia scandens  Photo: J. Wilson

November 2012

Calochilus  Photo: Jenny Wilson

October 2012

Hibbertia diffusa  Photo: J. Wilson

September 2012

Leucopogon ericoides Photo: J. Wilson

August 2012

Patersonia sericea Photo: J Wilson

July 2012

Acacia myrtifolia Photo J. Wilson

June 2012

Acacia suaveolens Photo: J Wilson

May 2012

Cassytha species Photo: J Wilson

April 2012

Aseroe rubra Photo: J Wilson

March 2012

Themeda australis Photo: J Wilson

January/February 2012

Dampiera stricta  Photo: Jenny Wilson

December 2011

Hakea dactyloides Photo: J Wilson

November 2011

Erythrorchis cassythoides  Photo: Jenny Wilson

October 2011

Olearia tomentosa  Photo: Jenny Wilson
September 2011

Lasiopetalum rufum Photo: Jenny Wilson
Aug 2011

Conospermum longifolium Photo: J. Wilson
July 2011

Monotoca elliptica Photo J. Wilson
May 2011

Xanthorrhoea Photo: J Wilson

June 2011

Acacia ulicifolia Photo J. Wilson
April 2011


Platysace linearafolia Photo: J Wilson

March 2011

Platysace lanceolata Photo: J Wilson
February 2011

Oplismenus aemulus Photo: J Wilson
January 2011
Boronia ledifolia
Hibbertia Scandens Photo: J Wilson
December 2010

Thysanotus tuberosus Photo: J Wilson
November 2010

Calytrix tetragona Photo: J Wilson
October 2010

Leucopogon microphyllus Photo: J Wilson
September 2010

Philotheca salsolifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
August 2010

 Philotheca buxifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
July 2010

Zieria laevigata Photo: Geoff Lambert
June 2010

Hakea gibbosa Photo: Jenny Wilson
May 2010

Spiranthes australis Photo: Geoff Lambert
May 2010

Banksia integrifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
April 2010

Bossiaea heterophylla Photo: Jenny Wilson
March 2010

Hakea teretifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
January/February 2010

Persoonia lanceolata Photo: Jenny Wilson
December 2009

Elaeocarpus reticulatus Photo: Jenny Wilson
November 2009

Kunzea ambigua Photo: Jenny Wilson
October 2009

Melaleuca nodosa Photo: Jenny Wilson
September 2009

Kunzea capitata Photo: Jenny WIlson
August 2009

Dillwynia retorta Photo: Jenny Wilson
July 2009

Darwinia fasciculatus Photo: Jenny Wilson
June 2009

Grevillea speciosa Photo: Jenny Wilson
May 2009

Epacris longiflora
Photo J. Wilson
April 2009

Acacia terminalis ssp terminalis Photo J. Wilson
March 2009

Astroloma humifusum Photo: Jenny Wilson
January 2009

Banksia aemula Photo: Jenny Wilson
November-December 2008

Actinotus helianthi Photo:Jenny Wilson
October 2008

Lambertia formosa Photo: Jenny Wilson
September 2008

Pimelea linifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
August 2008

Banksia marginata Photo: Jenny Wilson
July 2008
Acacia longifolia
Acacia longifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
June 2008
Woollsia pungens
Woollsia pungens Photo: Judith Bennett
April 2008
Banksia ericifolia
Banksia ericifolia Photo: Jenny Wilson
February 2008
Boronia ledifolia
Boronia ledifolia Photo: Geoff Lambert

Eastern Suburbs
Banksia Scrub
October 2008
Community Partnership Agreement signed between Sydney Harbour Federation Trust and North Head Sanctuary Foundation. Wild about Manly competition. Threatened Species Network Grant awarded to the Foundation.

ESBS

September 2008
North Fort Management Plan
Penguins not Police protest.
Nature of Manly exhibition
Banksia Scrub to Wetland Walk.


Dignitaries at launch
August 2008
Walking Coastal Sydney launch.
AGM and a walk to the site where the Nursery will be.
Building Backyard Habitats talk.

Arch finished
July 2008
Mike Baird attended a protest meeting entitled Penguins not Police.
Bushcare Training Course;
Walking Coastal Sydney inaugural walk - North Head section.

Proposed Nursery area
June 2008
The shed and the concrete washdown bays will house the Education Room and Nursery.
Business Plan for Nursery Operation

Arch reconstruction

April 2008
Work has begun on the damaged Arch.
Flora and Fauna talk by Nick Skelton.
New Secretary - Kathy Ridge
Database of plants begun.

Damaged Arch
February 2008
2007 in Review - leasing of School of Artillery site buildings - opening of Visitor Centre in the Gatehouse.
Truck damages the Arch leading to North Head.
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